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Alchemy - CLOSED

3 Duncan St, Gloucester, MA 01930-6001
+1 978-281-3997
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
18 Apr 2016
“Love this spot! ”
14 Jan 2016
“Wow, can't believe this place is closed - so sad.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
American, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
3 Duncan St, Gloucester, MA 01930-6001
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1 - 10 of 176 reviews

Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

So sad it closed! It's was as close as us cape Ann' folk could get to dining out in Boston with out leaving the island ... Such a bummer

Thank glutenfreeAP
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Just had dinner here right before Christmas and it was GREAT! The drinks were inventive and the food was awesome. Loved the cozy, funky atmosphere. I just can't believe they are closing. We were here on a Sunday night and it was pretty busy.More

Thank Tamara7727
Mark M, General Manager at Alchemy, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2016

Dear Tamara7727, Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review of our restaurant. I am delighted you had a fantastic experience at our restaurant. Although Alchemy has closed, we have many other fantastic restaurants in our group and we would love for...More

Reviewed 11 January 2016

Word is out that Alchemy has, after many incarnations, closed. For good. It's a fine location, an inviting space, good staff, but it appears it didn't regain its footing after its brief incarnation as Pinoli, which carried with it a big, expensive renovation of the...More

Thank KeenObserver01930
Mark M, General Manager at Alchemy, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2016

Dear KeenObserver, Thank you for taking the time to express your observations on the closing of Alchemy. The team at Alchemy and Serenitee are extremely sad that our restaurant has closed, and although we did indeed have "an inviting space and good staff", we recognize...More

Reviewed 31 December 2015

This is our third trip to Alchemy to meet friends and family between Christmas and New Years. To our delight they just began their new menu. YUM! The stuffed calamari... so good. It was ladies night so the wine was $5. The lamb sugo was...More

Thank chinamay
Mark M, General Manager at Alchemy, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2016

Dear Chinamay, Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review of our restaurant. I am thrilled you had a great experience at our restaurant with your friends and family. We hope you join us for dinner again soon. Kindest Wishes, Stefanie O'Neill...More

Reviewed 4 December 2015 via mobile

We dined at Alchemy before attending a concert at Shalin Liu. The atmosphere is energetic but noise is not overwhelming. Our waitress was engaging and friendly which is always a very important aspect of dining for us. She shared the specials and seemed genuinely interested...More

Thank gcameron
Mark M, General Manager at Alchemy, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2015

Dear gcameron., Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review of our restaurant. I am delighted you had a fantastic experience dining in our restaurant. The vegetable farm board & the duck are two of my favorite entrees and I am thrilled...More

Reviewed 22 November 2015

this was a return visit to alchemy - the ambience is really wonderful - comfortable seating, not too loud to enjoy conversation, comfortable lighting. the menu is not overwhelming and features seasonal dishes. overheard the waitress telling another diner that the salad did not contain...More

Thank marbletraveler
Mark M, General Manager at Alchemy, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2015

Dear Marbletraveler, Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review of our restaurant. I am delighted you enjoyed the menu offerings and ambiance. I do want to apologize for the service being slow. This is not the norm for us and I...More

Reviewed 9 November 2015

I've been here a couple times and always had a nice meal! I wouldn't call it fine dining... Casual tapas style - good drinks- pleasant staff!! A bit pricey I think so Groupon deals help. Weekends can be crazy so go early or late -...More

Thank NatureNancy
Mark M, General Manager at Alchemy, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2015

Dear Nature Nancy, Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review of our restaurant. I am delighted you enjoyed your experiences dining with us. We hope you dine with us again soon. Kind Wishes, Stefanie O'Neill General Manager

Reviewed 1 November 2015

Had a groupon to try this restaurant. The best swordfish and chicken from our vacation! Staff was fabulous.

Thank SheralTx
Mark M, General Manager at Alchemy, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2015

Dear SheralTx., Thank you for taking the time to write this fantastic review of Alchemy. I am delighted you had an amazing experience at our restaurant before your vacation ended. We hope you come to visit us again soon. Kindest Regards, Stefanie O'Neill General Manager

Reviewed 26 October 2015

If you are visiting Gloucester and wish to go for some fine dining, this is the place. The weekends may be busy but its worth of trying. Food and service great.More

Thank 321corey
Mark M, General Manager at Alchemy, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2015

Dear 321corey., Thank you for taking the time to write this kind review of our restaurant. I am thrilled you enjoy the food and service and we hope to continue to impress you. We hope you dine with us again soon. Kindest Regards, Stefanie O'Neill...More

Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

This little spot has outstanding service and absolutely delicious food! Staff is upscale yet down to earth. We frequent there once a week and it's nice to find a spot that makes you feel like your in the city even though it's a beach side...More

Thank glutenfreeAP
Mark M, General Manager at Alchemy, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2015

Dear apierson02., Thank you for taking the time to write this fantastic review of our restaurant. I am thrilled to hear you join us for dinner once a week with friends and family. The next time you dine with us I would love for you...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 27 - US$ 28
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
10:30 - 16:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 16:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 16:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 16:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 16:00
Friday
11:30 - 16:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
10:30 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Duncan St, Gloucester, MA 01930-6001
    (185 Main St.)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Ann  >  Gloucester
  • Phone Number: +1 978-281-3997
  • E-mail
Description
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